German investor sentiment has improved by more than expected in September in readings that bode well for Chancellor Angela Merkel as she seeks a fourth term in Sunday's national election. As David Pollard reports, an opposition campaign to highlight inequality appears to be gaining little traction
Opioid-related deaths in small-town America are not only taking a toll on families, but are also wreaking havoc on local budgets. The perilous situation in Indiana County, Pennsylvania offers a snapshot of the financial ripple effect produced by the drug scourge. Tim Reid reports.
Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe's single market, according to a Reuters survey.